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156                              SHIPPING PRACTICE

York-Antwerp Rules, 1950                 York-Antwerp Rules, 1924

sheets, and hawsers, iron work of
masts and spars, gyro compass-
equipment, wireless, direction
finding, echo sounding and similar
apparatus, insulation, auxiliary
machinery, steering gear, winches,
cranes and connections and all
other machinery (inclusive of boilers
and their mountings).

E.—BETWEEN 10 AND 15 YEARS.

One-third to be deducted off ail
renewals, except iron work of hull
and cementing and chain cables,
from which one-sixth to be
deducted, and anchors, which are
allowed in full.

F.—OVER 15 YEARS.

One-third to be deducted off all

renewals, except chain cables, from

which one-sixth to be deducted, and

anchors, which are allowed in fuH.

and spars, donkey engines, steam
steering gear, winches, cranes and
connections, repairs to and re-
newal of all machinery (inclusive
of boilers and their mountings),
wireless apparatus and all haw-
sers, ropes, sheets and rigging.

Between 10 and 15 years (E):

One-third to be deducted off all
repairs and renewals except iron-
work of hull and cementing and
chain cables, from which one-
sixth to be deducted. Anchors to
be allowed in full.

Over 15 years (F):

One-third to be deducted ofi all
repairs and renewals. Anchors to
be allowed in full. One-sixth to
be deducted off chain cables.

Generally (0):

The deductions (except as to
provisions and stores, insulation,
wireless apparatus, machinery
and boilers) to be regulated by
the age of the ship, and not the
age of the particular part of her
to which they apply. No painting
bottom to be allowed if the
bottom has not been painted
within six months previous to the
date of the accident. No deduc-
tion to be made in respect of old
material which is repaired with-
out being replaced by new, and
provisions, stores and gear which
have not been in use.
In the case of wooden or compo-
site ships:

When a ship is under one year
old from date of original register
at the time of accident, no deduc-
tion new for old shall be made.
After that period a deduction of
one-third shall be made, with the
following exceptions:

Anchors shall be allowed in full.
Chain cables shall be subject to a
deduction of one-sixth only.

No deduction shall be made in
respect of provisions and stores
which had not been in use.

Metal sheathing shall be dealt
with by allowing in full the cost
of a weight equal to the gross
weight of metal sheathing stripped